The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within SAP AG.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 38 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Contract jobs citing SAP 5 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.54% 3.58% 5.99%
As % of the Vendors category 4.03% 9.40% 10.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 11
Average daily rate
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£375 £438 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £347 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £511 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.08 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+15.03% -1.58%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Vendors Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
124 117 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 38.15% 38.11% 57.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 84 100
Average daily rate £370 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 30
Average hourly rate £12.50 £20.50 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.02% +4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £17.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £38.72 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP across the Southampton region.

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Southampton region.

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing SAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP.

1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) SAP BW
3 4 (28.57%) SAP BI
3 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) ERP
4 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
4 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (21.43%) Requirements Management
4 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) JIRA
4 3 (21.43%) SAP ERP
4 3 (21.43%) Confluence
4 3 (21.43%) User Stories
5 2 (14.29%) SAP HANA
5 2 (14.29%) SAP FS
5 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Web Dynpro
6 1 (7.14%) Replication
6 1 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow
6 1 (7.14%) Banking
6 1 (7.14%) SAP CO
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (7.14%) Intranet
6 1 (7.14%) SAP FI

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing SAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
1 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) SAP ERP
2 2 (14.29%) SAP FS
3 1 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (7.14%) SAP CO
3 1 (7.14%) SAP FI
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Business One
3 1 (7.14%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SAP BW
2 4 (28.57%) SAP BI
3 2 (14.29%) SAP HANA
4 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) JIRA
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) General Ledger
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Product Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Project Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Project Support Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Dynpro
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Business Workflow
1 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Replication
1 1 (7.14%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) ERP
2 3 (21.43%) Requirements Management
2 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) User Stories
3 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (7.14%) Business Objects
1 1 (7.14%) Pardot